22 April 2004
Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, 1807-1876)
Nymphs and Putti in an Arcadian Landscape
signed and dated 'N. Diaz 70-'; stamped with vente mark (lower left)
oil on canvas
21¼ x 26¾ in. (54 x 68 cm.)
Painted in 1870
The Artist's studio sale; Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 22-27 January 1877.
David C. Lyall, New York, 1903.
Estate of James B. Haggin; American Art Association, New York, 4-5 April 1917, lot 120.
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This work will be included in Mrs. Pierre Miguel's forthcoming Diaz catalogue raisonné as no. 2907.
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